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CEO Phil Hanna and Vice President of Development Rhonda Reed reading the results DeWitt Voters Renew 1.5% Sales Tax
Fearing the closure of DeWitt Hospital and Nursing Home, voters in the town of DeWitt approved the renewal of a 1.5 percent sales tax in a special...


Students are having a great time on the tour, led by Student Ambassador Andrea Fitzgerald DeWitt High School Seniors Attend Career Expo at PCCUA-DeWitt Campus
PCCUA-DeWitt campus held a Career Expo on Friday, November 10, 2017, for the DeWitt High School 2017-18 Senior Class. Approximately 90 of the 95...


Arkansas County Bank Honors Veterans for Veterans Day
On Friday, November 10, 2017, Arkansas County Bank honored our Veterans during their annual Veterans Day event. As local Veterans, family members,...


Almyra Hosts 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat
Children from around Arkansas County enjoyed the safety and comfort of trick or treating at Almyra’s 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat event. Friends and...


DES Hosts Special Veterans Day Celebration
The Dewitt Elementary School held a special celebration in honor of local veterans on Friday, November 10, 2017.  Music director Shelbi White...


Tucker Promoted to DeWitt Police Sergeant
One of DeWitt Police Department’s finest was promoted to Police Sergeant on Friday, November 3, 2017. Along with the promotion comes new...


Wanted: South Arkansas County’s Best
Who makes South Arkansas County the best it can be? The DeWitt Chamber of Commerce and the DeWitt Era-Enterprise would like to know from you! This year, we are putting a...
PCCUA FFA Sponsors and Officers Attend National Convention
Pictured in from of the Lucas Oil Stadium is Former Ag teacher James Philips, instructor and FFA sponsor James Branson, President Haley Goudelock,...


Sixth Grade Students at DeWitt Middle School Participate in the AR...
All students in the sixth grade at DeWitt Middle School were involved in the AR Game & Fish Hunter Education program October 16 – October 17, 2017....


American Legion Brown-Wright Post #158 Places Flag Disposal Box on...
Patriotic holidays, like the upcoming Veteran’s Day on November 11, 2017, inspire Americans across the nation to show their patriotism by...


Circuit Clerk Sarah Merchant, Walley Henderson, Marvin Henderson and Derrall Gardner Arkansas County Farm Family Is Oldest Family Owned Farm
The Henderson Farm, located in Arkansas County on Hwy 130, was inducted into the 2017 Arkansas Century Farm Program on October 27, 2017 at the...


Celebrate Recovery Hosts Halloween Festival
For the first time ever, Celebrate Recovery hosted a Halloween Festival on October 31, 2017 at New Life Church. They had a pumpkin walk, ring toss,...


Arkansas County Fair Association Hosts Clean Up Derby
Roaring engines, crashing metal, and cheers from the crowd filled the air during the ARCO Clean Up Derby on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Spectators...


Letter to the Editor
On September 20th I watched as Med flight descended onto the helicopter pad at DeWitt Hospital. After having served a meal to Team Kids at Faith Baptist Church, William...
3rd Annual DeWitt Harvest Fest
The air was chilly, but it didn’t stop people from getting out and joining in on the festivities at the 3rd Annual DeWitt Harvest Fest. Beginning...